Controversial Abercrombie CEO Jeffries Leaving the Company

Abercrombie & Fitch

The Abercrombie & Fitch board announced that Michael Jeffries is retiring immediately.

Neiman Marcus Group Swings to Q1 Profit

Neiman Marcus

Neiman Marcus Group swung to a first-quarter profit of $196,000, up from last year’s $13.1 million loss.

Hudson’s Bay Co. Names Putnam Chief Corporate Development Officer

Ian Putnam

HBC has named Ian Putnam EVP and chief corporate development officer, making formal a relationship the company has had with him since 2008.

Bread & Butter Berlin’s January Show Canceled

Bread and Butter

Bread & Butter founder Karl-Heinz Müller posted a statement on the Bread & Butter website announcing that the January show in Berlin is officially canceled.

Southern Tide Names Robert Iorio CFO

Southern Tide

Southern Tide has hired former VF Corp executive Robert Iorio as its new chief financial officer.

Fresh Neck Adds Watches to its Subscription Service

FreshNeck Inc

Fresh Neck, the neckwear subscription rental service that’s been called “Netflix for ties” is adding watches to its growing roster of accessories.

Delia’s Chain Files Chapter 11

Delia’s, the young women’s retailer with about 95 stores and an increasingly outmoded catalog business, will closed all stores.

Sarah Rutson Joins Net-a-Porter as VP of Global Buying

Net-a-Porter has hired former Lane Crawford fashion director Sarah Rutson as VP of global buying.

Bread & Butter CEO to Vendors: It’s Up to You

Bread and Butter

Bread & Butter’s founder and CEO Karl-Heinz Müller has sent a letter to exhibitors saying that the January show in Berlin might go on.

Will Bread & Butter’s January Show in Berlin Go On?

Bread and Butter

European and American fashion press can’t get a straight answer from Berlin’s Bread & Butter about the January show.